Effects of kiwi fruit consumption on platelet aggregation and plasma lipids in healthy human volunteers

@article{Duttaroy2004EffectsOK,
  title={Effects of kiwi fruit consumption on platelet aggregation and plasma lipids in healthy human volunteers},
  author={Asim K. Duttaroy and Audun J{\o}rgensen},
  journal={Platelets},
  year={2004},
  volume={15},
  pages={287 - 292}
}
Fruits and vegetables have been thought to be beneficial in cardiovascular disease. [] Key Result We report that consuming two or three kiwi fruit per day for 28 days reduced platelet aggregation response to collagen and ADP by 18% compared with the controls (P < 0.05). In addition, consumption of kiwi fruit lowered blood triglycerides levels by 15% compared with control (P < 0.05), whereas no such effects were observed in the case of cholesterol levels. All these data indicate that consuming kiwi fruit may…
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